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3 Morning Sickness Remedies That Work

With each of my pregnancies, I faced morning sickness that left me exhausted and vomiting from morning until night. This time, I was diagnosed with Hyperemesis Gravidarum. Despite this extreme situation, there were still a few things that worked with every pregnancy to make my days a little better. By the way, if you are one […]

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Finding beauty in the media

Stop for one second. Listen and look around you. How much “media” are you surrounded by? I know – it can be a lot, huh? Here, I’ll go first: One son is playing on the computer, one son is playing the Xbox, I am typing on my computer, my phone is right next to me, […]

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Adoption: One word, many different types of adoption

Adoption seems to have taken the blogging world by storm. Many adoptive families share their journeys and their stories through blogs and other online forums. It is so exciting to see adoptive families find encouragement, resources, and connections that simply were not available to families before. As my husband and I tiptoe through the world […]

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Adoption, it’s ok to ask

It seems like on the internet, you can find a list of almost anything… What not to ask a parent of a special needs child. What not to ask a parent of a teen struggling with addiction. What not to say to an expectant mother. I think this can leave us paralyzed.  We stand there […]

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The best waiting room game

I know I’m not the only mom out there that needs to take a deep breath when I walk into a waiting room with my little ones.   I’m always thankful when the waiting room has a great play area or book selection, but sometimes you need a little something in your back pocket to […]

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